Report: UCLA Men’s Basketball to Take On Kentucky at Madison Square Garden

The Bruins have booked a trip to the Big Apple, where they are set to face off against a fellow blue blood.

UCLA men’s basketball will play Kentucky on Dec. 17 as part of the 2022 CBS Sports Classic, Jeff Goodman of Stadium was first to report Saturday morning. The event, which has been held in Chicago, Brooklyn, Las Vegas, New Orleans and Cleveland over the past nine years, will be played at Madison Square Garden in New York City for the first time.

The last time the Bruins played at the Mecca was in December 2013, when they lost to Duke.